angel light

noun

: a small triangular light between subordinate arches of window tracery (as in English perpendicular style)

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1867, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of angel light was circa 1867

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“Angel light.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/angel%20light. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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